Music for modern dance. Solo Electric Flute Composed and performed by Lee McClure
Scene I: bodies twisting in toxic mud 0:00 hurricane sounds and urban rumblings 1:34 electric flute introduction 2:09 "Lonely Woman" theme (extreme pitch bending) 3:54 cross-fade to repeating Latin montuno in 6/8
Scene II: apparition of slave survival spirits 4:50 "Ring Dance" theme (added to montuno) 6:32 return of hurricane sounds
Scene III: ascension of the departed 7:25 drone bass sustained 8:08 build up of pyramid of harmony 9:25 fade of drone and wind returns 10:09 ( end )
composition includes: Variations on a theme of Ornette Coleman, "Lonely Woman" Samples of tablas by Zakir Hussain
Below is a link to a two minute video excerpt of the dance performance: https://www.eclectixnyc.org/video/LonelyWoman.mp4 This recording and video are from the premiere on May 18, 2007 of the Eclectix Dance Company which was founded by Lee McClure who creates all the music, and major concepts for the choreography, scenarios, lighting and costume design.